The Ransomware Threat to Disaster Recovery in Los Angeles

The Ransomware Threat to Disaster Recovery in Los Angeles

If you don't have disaster recovery in your Los Angeles business, then this article is for you. Have you heard of the word "ransomware"? If not, let me begin by telling you about what happened to a Los Angeles hospital just last month.

IT Support in Los Angeles Harbors ‘Yesterday Men’!

IT Support in Los Angeles Harbors ‘Yesterday Men’!

Being in the IT industry for many years now, I've had the opportunity to work with many IT support consultants in Los Angeles, but it's always sad to see some who seem like they were born "yesterday". IT is a fast-paced industry, and one can't call himself "good" if he can't keep up with the pace.

Fake Caller ID Spoofing, and How To Protect Yourself

Fake Caller ID Spoofing, and How To Protect Yourself

In June of last year, Pindrop Security reported that phone fraud (including caller ID spoofing, and other phone scams) -- targeting the retail and finance industries -- increased by thirty percent in 2014, with over 85 million scams taking place monthly in the country alone.

What is the “DCG Backup Baseline”, and how do I get there?

Everyone knows that without a good backup in place, your business risks complete data loss in the event of a server theft, fire, or other catastrophic event. Your business risks partial data loss if one of your users accidentally deletes files, or replaces new versions of files with old ones.